airport bird control Articles

  • Bird controllers are essential to avoid Sully situation

    Bird strikes Effective bird control is essential to ensure aviation safety. New awareness for the risk of bird strikes in aviation is being raised by the release of motion picture “Sully: The Untold Story of the Miracle on the Hudson”. Wildlife strikes are relatively infrequent, only 3 percent of the strikes results in aircraft ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Testimonial Jersey International Airport

    Company: Jersey International Airport Location: Jersey, United Kingdom Product: Aerolaser Handheld Reason: Danger of low altitude bird strikes In use since: Summer of 2015 Benefits for Jersey International Airport Cost reduction in bird strike prevention Less ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Vaclav Havel Airport Prague Case Study

    "The Scarecrow BIRD Tab system is very effective and easy to use. Airport operational staff can operate with the BIRD Tab system professionally after several weeks of experience " -Jan Kadlec , Head of Airfield Operations Václav Havel Airport Prague is the main international airport of Prague, the capital of Czech Republic It serves around 15 ...


    By Scarecrow Group Limited.

  • Southampton Airport a safer place because of effective bird dispersal - Case Study

    Bird controllers at Southampton Airport are always on the lookout for new innovations to make this place safer for all the visitors and the people who are working there. The Aerolaser Handheld, in use since June 2014 and has proven to be an effective bird dispersal tool at Southampton Airport. “We use the Aerolaser Handheld all the time” ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • New Chinese airport designed with built-in bird control - Case Study

    The Kunming Changshui International Airport, located in southwest China, had the potential for serious pest bird problems. The problem: The Kunming Changshui International Airport, located in southwest China, had the potential for serious pest bird problems. Set on a high plateau in the rural mountainous region, a flurry of bird activity plagued the area. It is estimated that ...


    By Bird-X Inc.

  • Top bird free destinations in 2019

    Bird phobias are real! Over 12% of adults have a fear of birds. This fear can originate from having a negative experience with birds, such as being attacked.1 A person who develops this fear may want to find a destination that is bird free. Having a relaxing time means you don’t want to worry about anything. Many destinations around the world have a large population of birds. They can ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Luton Airport Case Study.

    "The Airport has seen an 80% reduction in airfield bird sightings in the last year - Liam Bolger, Airfield Operations London Luton Airport"  • 80% reduction in airfield bird sightings since BIRD Tab implementation • BIRD Tab has minimised the risk of bird strike at Luton airport • Over 90% reduction in controllable species bird strikes London Luton ...


    By Scarecrow Group Limited.

  • Repelling birds at a distance of 2,000 meters in an animal friendly manner - Case Study

    Repelling birds at a distance of 2,000 meters in an animal friendly manner The Agrilaser Handheld, developed by Bird Control Group three years ago, is successfully being used to repel birds in an animal friendly manner. In cooperation with users Bird Control Group has improved the Agrilaser Handheld resulting in version 2.0. Since its introduction in 2011 the advanced patented ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Daddi Long Legs - Case Study

    A local taxi dispatch at an airport in New York was experiencing a major problem with seagulls. The birds were being fed by tourists and locals alike and roosting on the light fixtures afterward. This started to become a problem as bird strikes increased at the airport. A bird strike is the collision of a bird and aircraft, ...


    By Bird Barrier

  • Immediate return on investment with the laser bird repellent at Grand Canyon Golf Course - Case Study

    Location: Phoenix, Arizona, USA Product: Agrilaser Handheld 100 Reason: Reduce maintenance cost and maintain a professional looking course In use since: Late 2015 Early 2015 the Grand Canyon University got a lease to run the municipal golf course of the city of Phoenix. The university funded ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • 5 Reasons Why Airports Use Laser Bird Deterrents to Prevent Bird Strikes

    According to the Federal Aviation Administration, 10,000 bird strikes occur a year, which we can estimate to be almost 26 bird strikes a day. Bird strikes are one of the top priorities for airport professionals because they can cause impact to planes and their engines, as well as create dangerous flying conditions if there is ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Frankfurt Airport uses the Aerolaser Handheld, a very safe bird control tool - Case Study

    Frankfurt Airport (Germany) is the largest airport in the country and one of the busiest airports in Europe. The airport is surrounded by forests, nature conservation areas, several lakes, and a river. And most importantly, there is the largest undeveloped grassland in the region which attracts many bird species such as buzzard, kestrel, pigeon, starling, and heron for feeding, resting, and ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Bird Problems Cause Dangers at Airports. Here is Why

    Birds commonly have a basic set of behaviours, within an airport you can encounter 3 basic bird behaviours: Birds fly in flocks. They will rest in open unused areas, which are the exact habitats found around many airports. They migrate south for Winters and North for Summers. These behaviours become problematic for airports because they have to spend a lot of ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Aerolaser Handheld at London City Airport, UK - Case Study

    London City Airport is located in the Docklands, an urbanized area. A great location for city hopping traffic, but unfortunately it also attracts another group of travellers: sea gulls, crows and pigeons. Airport: London City Airport Location: London, England Product: Aerolaser Handheld Birds ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Aerolaser Handheld at Adelaide Airport, Australia - Case Study

    Airport: Adelaide Airport Location: Adelaide, Australia Product: Aerolaser Handheld Reason: Improve safety and prevent bird strikes In use since: June 2014 Adelaide Airport is situated in the south of Australia and is the fifth largest airport in the country. The ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Aerolaser Handheld as bird strike prevention at Jersey International Airport, UK - Case Study

    The Aerolaser Handheld is the ideal addition to Jersey International Airports’ bird strike prevention methods. Not only became it easier, cheaper and quicker to scare away birds, some of the species stayed away altogether. Company: Jersey International Airport Location: Jersey, United ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Bird deterrent laser against geese at Dundee Airport - Case Study

    Airport: Dundee Airport Location: Dundee, United Kingdom Product: Aerolaser Handheld Birds dispersed: Geese, crows, pigeons, starlings, oyster catchers and many more In use since: April 2015 Dundee Airport is situated very close to a residential area and using ...


    By Bird Control Group

  • Bird deterrents at Sarajevo Airport in Bosnia and Herzegovina - Case Study

    After a few months of using the combination of bird deterrents, bird numbers were reduced. It was determined that they needed additional Handhelds. Location: Sarajevo,Bosnia and Herzegovina Application context: Transport & infrastructure (Aviation) Problem definition: The risk of bird strikes at the airport Pest bird species: Crows (Corvidae), pigeons (Columbidae), ...


    By Bird Control Group

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you